Investigators in the United States are investigating possible manipulation of Bitcoin price
Less than four months after losing an unprecedented $500 million of virtual coins to hackers, Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck is plotting its comeback into the US market.
Plans are ongoing to make bitFlyer the largest cryptocurrency exchange by Yuzo Kano through recruitment of employees from Barclays, Credit Suisse and Goldman.
Japan’s financial watchdog, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), has laid out yet further regulatory stipulations for domestic crypto exchanges
SBI Holdings, the Japanese Finance Giant, is investing in Templum – a regulated ICO Platform. SBI has already invested $10 million in Templum to be used in bringing in institutional and accredited investors.
Japan is about to get the first self-regulatory body for its cryptocurrency exchange industry as reports of a formal agreement surfaced on the local news outlet Asahi Shimbun Tuesday, April 24.
The CEO of Monex Group, Japan's third-largest online brokerage, thinks Japan's cryptocurrency exchanges - including the one his firm recently decided to buy - should be regulated more strictly.